Walmart Ponders Streaming Deal With Paramount, Disney and Comc...
Online - Retail - Streaming

Walmart has held discussions with major media companies about including streaming entertainment in its membership service, according to three people with knowledge of the conversations, part of an eff...

The New York Times
August 11, 2022

Getaway and Walmart Announce New General Stores at Getaway Out...
Health & Beauty - Household - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

BROOKLYN, N.Y. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Walmart (NYSE: WMT) and Getaway, a health and wellness hospitality company on a mission to make space in the world for fr...

Faisal Hussain
July 28, 2022

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Brings the Heat to the Snacking Game wit...
CPG - Press Releases

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cinnamon Toast Crunch is taking absurdly delicious to a new level with the debut of CinnaFuego Toast Crunch. This epic new cereal is the first to combine sweet cinnamon a...

Faisal Hussain
July 27, 2022

From Pizza Earrings to Tie-Dyed Scrunchies: Inside Claire’s ...
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Retail

Over the past 50 years, Claire’s has steadily grown to become a global mega-brand. It now has 2,500 stores in 17 countries across North America and Europe, and partnerships with dozens of retailers ...

Fast Company
July 20, 2022

Walmart+ and InHome Combine to Become the Ultimate Membership
Beverages - CPG - Health & Beauty - Household - Online

BENTONVILLE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starting today, Walmart’s popular InHome Delivery Service, which delivers groceries straight to your fridge, is now available as an optional add-on within Walmart...

Faisal Hussain
July 7, 2022

Amazon Takes on Walmart’s Food Lead with Grubhub Partner...
Dining - Online - Retail - Tech

Amazon may be deeply embedded in consumers’ daily routines in so many aspects of their life — from ordering household essentials to streaming content — but the behemoth has yet to make a dent in...

Pymnts
July 6, 2022

Instacart and Walmart Canada Launch Virtual Convenience Store
Retail

Instacart announced on Thursday it has expanded its partnership with Walmart Canada to include a virtual convenience store pilot in Toronto. Called Walmart Now, the virtual store offers nearly 4,000 ...

Grocery Dive
July 1, 2022

Walmart and Roku Debut First-of-its-Kind Partnership to Bring ...
Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Streaming

BENTONVILLE, Ark. & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walmart (NYSE: WMT) and Roku, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) announced today a first-of-its-kind partnership to make TV streaming the next e-commerce sh...

Faisal Hussain
June 17, 2022

Blue Apron Unlocks Access to New Customers with Meal Kits on W...
CPG - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) is launching a new offering on Walmart.com. Starting today, consumers can purchase a selection of meal kits without a subscription, from classic menu...

Faisal Hussain
June 6, 2022

AC Hotel by Marriott Selected for Walmart Campus
Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Travel

We have called Bentonville our home for more than 60 years. A lot has changed over six decades. But what has not changed is keeping our headquarters in our hometown. While many of our associates live...

Faisal Hussain
June 2, 2022

Marriott Rolls Out Media Network That Lets Brands Reach Travel...
Agencies - Branding - Online - Travel

A media network in the hotel category presents marketers with a different array of opportunities, the companies said. On the road, travelers need things like ground transportation, personal items they...

Private Labels Are Flooding Retail
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Retail

While private label brands have been around for a long time, we now see growing interest in them. Many of the new labels are well designed, made with quality fabrics, and attractively priced. They sel...

Forbes
May 12, 2022

Monster Energy Participates in Walmart’s Fight Hunger. S...
Beverages - Non-Profit - Press Releases - Retail

CORONA, Calif., May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Monster Energy joins Walmart for its Fight Hunger. Spark Change. campaign raising funds for local Feeding America® member food banks around the country. Fr...

Nicholas Fox
May 6, 2022

Kellogg and Star Wars Latest Collab Transports Fans Out of Thi...
CPG - Streaming

Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes® has collaborated with Lucasfilm Ltd. to celebrate the highly anticipated new Star WarsTM limited series, Obi-Wan Kenobi only on Disney+ starting May 27* by bringing both c...

Jedi news
May 5, 2022

Walmart Fuses Fashion and Fitness With New Activewear and Swim...
Fashion - Press Releases - Retail

As we continue to establish Walmart as a destination for fashion, we remain laser focused on expanding Walmart’s assortment of quality, on-trend apparel and accessories at an incredible value. That ...

Faisal Hussain
April 29, 2022

Cheaper Doughnuts, Free Gas Cards and More: Retailers and Rest...
CPG - Dining - Finance - Retail

Along with fried chicken, biscuits and iced tea, family meals at Southern fast-food chain Bojangles now include a free $10 gas card. At select Krispy Kreme shops, the price of a dozen glazed doughnut...

CNBC
April 14, 2022

Walmart Preps Mealtime Inspiration with Shoppable Snapchat Len...
CPG - Online - Retail - Tech

The Walmart "Snap Scan & Shop" lens lets Snapchat users scan food items in a refrigerator or pantry with a smartphone camera to generate a list of 10 recipes that include those items. Allrecipes, ...

GroceryDive
April 11, 2022

PacSun Launches Resale Program With ThredUp
Online - Retail

PacSun, a retail chain with a strong Gen Z consumer base, is launching a resale program powered by ThredUp. The retailer on Tuesday announced the launch of “Pre-Loved Pac,” a new program that wil...

Footwear News
April 5, 2022

Palmolive and Walmart to Shake Up Dish Liquid Category with Br...
CPG - Household - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough on grease, and now gentler on the planet. It's time to stop throwing away your plastic dish soap bottles and make the smarter choice to reuse them. Pa...

Faisal Hussain
March 22, 2022

Hot Wheels Legends Tour Presented by Mobil 1 Returns April 202...
Attractions - Automotive - Live Entertainment - Partnerships - Press Releases

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today marks the start of the 2022 Hot Wheels Legends Tour, as fan car registration is officially open. Celebrating its fifth year, this epic global contest offers ...

Faisal Hussain
March 21, 2022

Walmart Launches Zeekit Virtual Fitting Room Technology
Fashion - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

Over the past few years, we have successfully established Walmart as a destination for fashion, with an unrelenting focus on expanding our assortment of quality, on-trend and accessible apparel and ac...

Faisal Hussain
March 2, 2022

Why Amazon Aggregators Are Acquiring Brands with Brick and Mor...
CPG - Health & Beauty - Online - Retail - Tech

Two major players in the space, Thrasio and Boosted Commerce, have acqui-hired businesses in recent weeks to gain partnerships with big box, DIY and healthcare retailers. Thrasio in December announced...

Modern Retail
January 25, 2022

Could Walmart Be The Next Big Company to Join The Metaverse?
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Household - Online

U.S. retailer Walmart has filed seven applications to the U.S. Patent and Trademark office to launch its own-brand cryptocurrency, NFTs, possible payment system, and e-wallets, according to CNBC. As ...

Global Cosmetic News
January 20, 2022

Cobra Kai Consumer Products Programme Expands Ahead of Season ...
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Household - Streaming - Toys

Boasting apparel, accessories, toys, collectibles, home goods, novelty, costumes, jewellery, publishing and more, the Cobra Kai consumer products line covers all licensing categories with goods for ev...

Licensing.biz
December 22, 2021

Funko Expands Into the Greeting Aisle With Its Newest Line, PO...
Press Releases - Retail - Toys

EVERETT, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Funko, Inc. ("Funko,” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: FNKO), a leading pop culture consumer products company, announced today its expansion into the multi-billion-dol...

Faisal Hussain
December 21, 2021

Dr. Squatch Solidifies Retail Presence By Entering WalmartR...
Health & Beauty - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Squatch, the fast-growing men's natural soap and personal care company, announced today it is broadening its retail presence by entering the growing p...

Faisal Hussain
November 24, 2021

Snap Opens an AR Holiday Market for Black Friday
Beverages - Fashion - Health & Beauty - Household - Online

Starting on Black Friday (November 26), Snapchat users will be able to access an AR holiday market through the app, featuring immersive experiences from six brands. Coca-Cola, Hollister, Prime Video,...

CampaignUS
November 23, 2021

Walmart to Hold Twitter’s First Shoppable Livestream Event
Online - Press Releases - Retail

Twitter’s e-commerce initiatives now include livestream shopping and Walmart will be the first retailer to test the new platform. Over the past year, Walmart has invested in live shopping by hosting...

Nicholas Fox
November 22, 2021

Music Legend Jermaine Dupri Just Launched His Own Vegan Ice Cr...
CPG - Music - Retail

Grammy-award winning music artist Jermaine Dupri just launched his own vegan ice cream brand JD’s Vegan. Created in collaboration with ice cream expert Malcolm Stogo and Big Innovations Group Inc., ...

VegNews
November 18, 2021

Zipline Starts First Commercial US Drone Deliveries With Walma...
Retail

Walmart and drone delivery company Zipline are launching a delivery service in Pea Ridge, Arkansas — the first commercial drone delivery service offered by Zipline in the US. Customers will be able ...

The Verge
November 18, 2021

Walmart Partners With Livestream Platform Buywith on Influence...
Fashion - Influencers - Retail

While the QVC model is popular among some fashion brands, Walmart launched a more direct form of live shopping on Tuesday. Similar to Chinese Taobao Live, it focuses on the natural shopping connection...

Glossy
November 5, 2021

Betty White and Betty Crocker Celebrate the Big 100 at Walmart
Branding

Two iconic Bettys—Crocker and White—are celebrating their 100th birthdays within three months of each other, and they’re encouraging home bakers to celebrate alongside them in a campaign with Wa...

Ad Week
November 5, 2021

Bed Bath & Beyond Will Sell its Home and Baby Stuff at Kr...
CPG - Health & Beauty - Household - Online - Retail

Bed Bath & Beyond will sell some of its bedding, storage and baby furniture at Kroger beginning next year, the two companies announced Tuesday. Bed Bath & Beyond's items will first be availabl...

CNN
November 3, 2021

Snap Goes Trick-Or-Treating With Universal, Hershey, Home Depo...
Branding - CPG - Retail - Streaming - Theatrical

Snap Inc. is trick-or-treating with brands including DirecTV Stream, Hershey, The Home Depot, Mars Wrigley, Universal Pictures and Walmart this Halloween. A custom augmented reality experience on Sna...

Adweek
October 29, 2021

With Walmart Deal, Netflix’s Push to Sell Merchandise Gets B...
Retail - Streaming

Just in time for the holidays, Netflix is expanding its effort to sell clothes and toys based on its hit shows like Squid Game and Stranger Things. Today, Walmart announced that it has created a dedi...

Fortune
October 11, 2021

Micheals to Compete with Etsy; Start Selling its CustomersR...
Online - Retail

Arts and crafts retailer Michaels has plans to compete directly with marketplaces such as Etsy that host some of its best customers: makers. The Irving-based retailer is preparing its digital platfor...

The Dallas Morning News
October 8, 2021

The Home Depot Teams Up with Walmart GoLocal to Enhance Local ...
Household - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

ATLANTA & BENTONVILLE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two of the world’s leading retailers are working together to expand same-day and next-day delivery capabilities for home improvement customers in th...

Faisal Hussain
October 8, 2021

Pumpkin Spice Seltzers, Cereal and Ramen: The Fall Flavor is b...
Beverages - CPG - Dining - Fashion - Health & Beauty

Pumpkin spice lattes and donuts are all well and good, but does the arrival of fall mean everything has to be pumped up with pumpkin? Yes, apparently it does. How else to explain grocery store aisle...

USA Today
September 22, 2021

Ford, Argo AI, and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Delive...
Automotive - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Tech

DEARBORN, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, Texas, and Washington, D.C. — Walmar...

Faisal Hussain
September 16, 2021

Molson Coors Makes La Colombe Coffee Cans Available Nationwide
Beverages - Retail

Philadelphia-based coffee roaster La Colombe is expanding its reach. With the help of the Molson Coors Beverage Company, the brewer's ready-to-drink lattes and coffees will be more widely accessible. ...

Thrillist
September 13, 2021

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